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Huge value in this wine. Plays like a big boy for a fraction of the price. Extremely smooth, good fruit quality, smokey.
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Varietals Produced by Avalon Wines View all
History of the grape: It is thought Petit Verdot (“little green one”) predates Cabernet Sauvignon in Bordeaux, as far...
Prounounced “San-joh-vay-say,” this Italian wine varietal is Tuscany’s #1 red wine grape. It’s the pistol of Central ...
Parentage of the grape: Crljenak to Austria to America. In the 1970s, claims surfaced that the Italian Primitivo is l...
“King of the Red Wine Grapes.” The colonizer of the vineyards, pushing native wine grapes into its shadows. The Caber...
The irony here is that Syrah’s origins could give Carmen Sandiego a run for her international wallet. Syrah’s deepest...
British wine writer and critic, Jancis Robinson, once noted that throughout the 80’s and 90’s in the United States, C...
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Wines aren't the only thing going green. Nomacorc, an intentional company who produces closures (a word for non-cork corks), wraps up 2014 having scored contracts with wineries in Italy and the United States for their Select Bio Series of closures. The company's Select Bio closures claim to leave a zero-carbon footprint, a first in the cork corn... Read More
Names have been drawn at random and PM's have been sent to everyone. You have 2 weeks to get the wine shipped. Everyone should have their package in hand by no later than. November 28th.if you are new at this and need some tips just PM Secret Santa and I will do my best to answer all your questions.Wines are being shipped and received.Participan... Read More
Below are some good online wine purveyors I've dealt with very successfully over the years. They have provided well-curated wine selections at good prices, processed purchases well, and shipped efficiently (though not all internationally). I'm throwing their names out with multiple aims in mind:to see if anyone has good or bad experiences to sha... Read More
Not a very big wine. Simple and easy to drink. Read More
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Great simple wine. Allow it to breath for an hour and you will have a great time with these grapes. For the price, this is a steal! Read More
Deep berry flavored cabernet sauvignon. Nice. Read More
Not a bad weekday red to enjoy while watching the news or balancing the checkbook. Some spice on the nose, but not particularly pronounced. Soft tannins and a bit flabby on the palate. Medium finish. Not terrible... in fact, better than I expected. Read More
Nice, spicy cab. Plummy with soft tannins and a bit of smokiness to round it out. Very good bargain at $9. Read More
Planning a trip to Walla Walla this summer. Any recommendations for wineries to visit, restaurants to try, other things to see etc? Read More
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